8 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

8 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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Kolhapur
— 1 night
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Mahabaleshwar
— 2 nights
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Shirdi
— 1 night
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Lonavala
— 1 night
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Mumbai
— 2 nights

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Kolhapur

Kolhapur ©
Though less frequented by international tourists, easily accessible Kolhapur makes a good starting point for regional adventures.
To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kolhapur road trip planning app.

Bengaluru to Kolhapur is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mahabaleshwar.

Things to do in Kolhapur

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Siddhagiri Museum ©
Siddhagiri Museum
Mahalaxmi Temple ©
Mahalaxmi Temple
Kaneri Math ©
Kaneri Math

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Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar ©
Located high up in the Western Ghats, the hill station of Mahabaleshwar sits above one of the only evergreen forests in the country.
On the 18th (Sat), experience rural life at Laxmi Strawberry Farm, contemplate the long history of Mahabaleshwar Hill Station, then explore the activities along Venna Lake, and finally get great views at Elephant's Head Point. On your second day here, appreciate the history behind Shivkalin Khedegaon, then take some stellar pictures from Arthur's Seat, then steep yourself in history at Mahabaleshwar Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Krishnabai Temple.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Mahabaleshwar vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Kolhapur to Mahabaleshwar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Shirdi.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station ©
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station
Venna Lake ©
Venna Lake
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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Shirdi

Shirdi ©
The small town of Shirdi remains a popular pilgrimage destination, best known as the place where Sai Baba, a 19th-century spiritual guru, lived his later years.
On the 20th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Gyan Thirth, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dwarkamai Masjid, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple.

For more things to do and more tourist information, read Shirdi road trip site.

You can drive from Mahabaleshwar to Shirdi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. April in Shirdi sees daily highs of 45°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lonavala.

Things to do in Shirdi

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir ©
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple ©
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple

1
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Lonavala

Lonavala ©
The hill station of Lonavala has developed into a resort town popular with Mumbai and Pune residents.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the world behind art at Lucky's Celebrity Wax Museum and then get in on the family fun at Della Adventure Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Lonavala travel route planner.

You can drive from Shirdi to Lonavala in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, taxi, and train; or take a train. Traveling from Shirdi in April, expect nights in Lonavala to be about the same, around 27°C, while days are slightly colder, around 39°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mumbai.

Things to do in Lonavala

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Della Adventure Park ©
Della Adventure Park
Lucky's Celebrity Wax Museum ©
Lucky's Celebrity Wax Museum

2
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Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): appreciate the history behind Hutatma Chowk, admire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, then appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, and finally look for gifts at India Circus. Keep things going the next day: snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, kick back and relax at Chowpatty Beach, then cruise along Marine Drive, and finally get engrossed in the history at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Mumbai trip site.

Getting from Lonavala to Mumbai by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Mumbai can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Outdoors · Museums · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Chowpatty Beach ©
Chowpatty Beach

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